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The Hotel Wilmar
Ranked #178 of 861 Blackpool B&B and Inns
Reviewed 1 April 2013

Just arrived home after a great Easter Weekend break at the Wilmar. It was lovely and clean and the room was very bright and airy. We got looked after from the minute we arrived with a nice brew and an even warmer welcome,Derek and Rhiannon cannot do enough enough for you and nothing is ever too much trouble. Breakfast is just quality, you get a choice and you circle the items that you would like each morning (as much or as little as you would like). It really was top notch food with a first class service. We also had fun on the Saturday night on Derek's Karaoke along with Amanda and Nigel. We will definatley return to the wilmar as it was great value for money and Derek and Rhiannon have so much time for you. They are truly lovely people. Thanks again for making our stay so enjoyable.

Room Tip: We were in room 5 which was lovely and bright and a good size.
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  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 28 October 2012

brian and colin lintott and daivd maxwell would like to thank derek and rhiannonfor excellent stay at the wilmar so nice to get a cup of tea or coffee when we arrived from oban the breakfast was so nice and hot and made welcome from the time we arrived till the time we left to return to oban

  • Stayed: August 2012, travelled with friends
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2  Thank colinrosslintott
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Reviewed 14 October 2012

This was our second stay at the Wilmar and we were not disappointed. I have to say it was even better than the first. From the warm welcome when we arrived to the exceptional hospitality throughout our stay, this is what makes the Wilmar second to none. Derek and Rhiannon are the perfect hosts, you really are made to feel at home and nothing is to much trouble. We stayed in the family room which was thoroughly clean and pleasant. As for the breakfast every morning you can have as much or as little as you like, personally I had the works the choice is unbelievable and all freshly cooked, you won't find a better one anywhere else. The only downside was having to leave because when in Blackpool this is THE place to stay. Thank you Derek and Rhiannon for a superb stay again and like the children said "can we come back please".

  • Stayed: August 2012, travelled with family
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2  Thank Darren T
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Reviewed 29 August 2012

This was the second time we have stayed there and was just as nice as last time. Derek and Rhian are wonderful hosts , nothing is too much trouble, breakfast is great and keeps you going for most of the day. We are already booked for our third stay.

  • Stayed: August 2012
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5  Thank Funkyfringe
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Reviewed 5 August 2012

we stayed at the hotel wilmar, friday till sun 5th aug 12, on arrivel we was met by derek who parked my car ( ha ha women driver ) and carried our bags, and rhianan did us a welcome brew. they where the perfect hosts. our room was spotless clean and bed so comfy, they go the extra mile to make sure ur stay in perfect and was sure that. the breakfast is fresh cooked and highly filling. we was so tired on the saturday we stayed in the bar for drinks and had a great time. thanks to u both for a fab weekend, if we go back too blackpool we will staying at the wilmar.

  • Stayed: August 2012, travelled as a couple
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4  Thank Elaine S
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Reviewed 31 July 2012

Me and my wife stayed here again for the weekend, and again we were more than impressed with The Wilmar. Derek and Rhiannon are so friendly chatty and they even gave us 2 free tickets for a show, the breakfasts are amazing with a lot of choice, freshly cooked and highly filling!
The hotel is ideally located right by the Pleasure beach and 2 minute walk from the front, if your looking for somewhere Home from Home to stay in Blackpool this is the place

  • Stayed: July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 27 July 2012

This was my 2nd visit to The Wilmar (Myself, my mother, my daughter and her friend), a 3 night stay, and I will definitely be going back again. Derek and Rhianon are, in my opinion, the perfect hosts - I hesitate to call them hoteliers as staying there is like a home from home. They are very friendly and welcoming, and there was a cup of coffee in my hands within 5 minutes of arriving, and Derek helped us with our cases up to the extremely clean rooms, with very comfy beds, complimentary bottles of water, chocolates on the pillow, and freeview TV. The breakfast is awesome - you choose what you want from an extensive list on arrival, but your choices can also be altered each day if you require, and it tastes out of this world, the best English breakfast I have tasted anywhere. The location is 5 mins from the Pleasure Beach, which pleased the kids, and I got parked right outside the hotel. Derek gave us travel advice about where to go, and had discount vouchers for some places. They both checked regularly that everything was ok and if they could do anymore for us. All in all, for a 3 star hotel, I received 5 star service and would recommend this hotel to anyone staying in Blackpool - Even the prices are very reasonable - Cheap prices, but no corners cut on service or experience .. Thanks Derek and Rhianon, and we look forward to staying there again

Room Tip: All rooms are perfect for staying in
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  • Stayed: July 2012, travelled with family
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4  Thank Kev G
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Address: 42 Osborne Road | South Shore, Blackpool FY4 1HQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
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Bar / Lounge Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Room Service Shuttle Bus service Airport Transportation
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Ranked #178 of 861 B&Bs / Inns in Blackpool
Price Range: £48 - £76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Hotel Wilmar 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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